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The Best Colleges in America, Ranked by Value

by Bill Hayes

Money magazine has compiled its annual list: The Best Colleges in America, Ranked by Value. It ranks more than 700 colleges.

  • 1. University of California-Irvine
  • 2. CUNY Bernard M. Baruch College
  • 3. Princeton University
  • 4. University of California-Los Angeles
  • 5. University of California-Davis
  • 6. Stanford University
  • 7. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • 8. University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
  • 9. University of California-San Diego
  • 10. University of Virginia
  • 11. University of California-Berkeley
  • 12. University of California-Riverside
  • 13. California State University-Long Beach
  • 14. Harvard University
  • 15. Vanderbilt University
  • 16. California Institute of Technology
  • 17. Yale University
  • 18. Texas A & M University-College Station
  • 19. Duke University
  • 20. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 21. University of Florida
  • 22. California State University-Fullerton
  • 22. University of Washington-Seattle Campus
  • 24. Rice University
  • 25. Massachusetts Maritime Academy
  • 26. Washington and Lee University
  • 27. Georgia Institute of Technology
  • 28. The University of Texas at Austin
  • 29. California State University-Northridge
  • 30. University of California-Santa Barbara [more]